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RGD uses the Human Disease Ontology (DO, for disease curation across species. RGD automatically downloads each new release of the ontology on a monthly basis. Some additional terms which are required for RGD's curation purposes but are not currently covered in the official version of DO have been added. As corresponding terms are added to DO, these custom terms are retired and the DO terms substituted in existing annotations and subsequently used for curation.

Term:neurofibromatosis 2
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Accession:DOID:0111252 term browser browse the term
Definition:A neurofibromatosis characterized by usually bilateral tumors of the eighth cranial nerve, meningiomas of the brain, and schwannomas of the dorsal roots of the spinal cord that has_material_basis_in heterozygous of mutation in NF2 on 22q12.2. (DO)
Synonyms:exact_synonym: ACN;   BANF;   Bilateral Acoustic Neurinoma;   Bilateral Acoustic Neurofibromatosis;   Bilateral Acoustic Schwannoma;   Central NF2 Neurofibromatoses;   Central NF2 Neurofibromatosis;   Central Neurofibromatoses;   Central Neurofibromatosis;   Familial Acoustic Neuroma;   Familial Acoustic Neuromas;   NF2;   NF2 (neurofibromatosis 2);   Neurofibromatosis II;   Neurofibromatosis Type 2;   Neurofibromatosis Type II;   Neurofibromatosis, Central, NF 2;   Neurofibromatosis, central type;   bilateral acoustic neurinomas;   bilateral acoustic neurofibromatoses;   bilateral acoustic neuroma;   bilateral acoustic schwannomas;   type 2 neurofibromatoses;   type II neurofibromatoses
 primary_id: MESH:D016518
 alt_id: OMIM:101000
 xref: GARD:7193;   ICD9CM:237.72
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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Nf2 neurofibromin 2 ISO ClinVar Annotator: match by term: Neurofibromatosis, type 2
CTD Direct Evidence: marker/mechanism
ClinVar Annotator: match by OMIM:101000
PMID:4000972, PMID:7535084, PMID:7666400, PMID:7711726, PMID:7759081, PMID:7868131, PMID:7913580, PMID:7951231, PMID:8012353, PMID:8081368, PMID:8230593, PMID:8379998, PMID:8566958, PMID:8751853, PMID:8755919, PMID:8757035, PMID:8797533, PMID:8882871, PMID:8889506, PMID:9466988, PMID:9643284, PMID:9718334, PMID:9817921, PMID:9817927, PMID:9884492, PMID:10691417, PMID:10712203, PMID:10777666, PMID:11085592, PMID:11668501, PMID:11756419, PMID:11809806, PMID:12118253, PMID:12136076, PMID:12566519, PMID:12807969, PMID:15635074, PMID:15645494, PMID:15684865, PMID:15692946, PMID:16532029, PMID:16983642, PMID:18033041, PMID:18173316, PMID:18670066, PMID:18766994, PMID:19968670, PMID:20553997, PMID:20831745, PMID:21671232, PMID:22012890, PMID:22081132, PMID:22295085, PMID:22325036, PMID:22703879, PMID:22711605, PMID:24033266, PMID:24595234, PMID:24728327, PMID:24815379, PMID:25326635, PMID:25525159, PMID:25567352, PMID:25741868, PMID:25798586, PMID:25931164, PMID:26031996, PMID:26045165, PMID:26066488, PMID:26073919, PMID:26332594, PMID:26343386, PMID:26407091, PMID:26467025, PMID:27128293, PMID:27704245, PMID:28492532, PMID:29409008, PMID:29489754, PMID:30311386, PMID:31273341, PMID:31370276 NCBI chr14:84,996,905...85,088,547
Ensembl chr14:84,996,905...85,088,523
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G Vegfa vascular endothelial growth factor A ISO RGD PMID:20406973, PMID:19587327 RGD:8547955, RGD:8547957 NCBI chr 9:17,340,341...17,355,681
Ensembl chr 9:17,340,341...17,355,681
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Path 1
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  disease 16023
    syndrome 7003
      Neurocutaneous Syndromes 151
        neurofibromatosis 13
          neurofibromatosis 2 2
Path 2
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  disease 16023
    disease of cellular proliferation 5918
      cancer 4242
        organ system cancer 4067
          nervous system cancer 1605
            peripheral nervous system neoplasm 129
              Nerve Sheath Neoplasms 55
                neuroma 38
                  neurilemmoma 38
                    acoustic neuroma 14
                      neurofibromatosis 2 2
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